Welcome to the Academic Senate

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The Academic Senate is the University of California’s faculty government. Through the Senate, faculty work in partnership with the administration to govern and fulfill UC's missions of teaching, research, and public service. Learn more...

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Davis Division News

Prerequisite Enforcement

In continuation of the Four Year Degree Initiative, prerequisite enforcement is rolling out on our campus. This is an important step in reducing time-to-degree, and in addressing the challenges of increased enrollment and lack of instructional space. Read more...


2016 Chair's Welcome

Welcome back! I hope you had a refreshing summer and are excited for the 2016-17 academic year. My name is Rachael Goodhue, and I am your Chair for 2016-18. Jon Rossini is your Vice Chair. Read more...

Faculty Spotlight

Christine Kreuder Johnson receives Distinguished Scholarly Public Service Award

Distinguished Scholarly Public Service Award

Christine Kreuder Johnson, professor, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine

(From Dateline) Professor Johnson has been a leader in working closely with state and federal agencies to provide evidence to support decision making for challenging environmental issues. Read more...

UC Davis Dateline News

Upcoming Conferences and Symposia